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Testing Centers

COMPASS (Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment)

COMPASS (Computer Adaptive Placement Assessment)

Who Should Test?

  • If you are 21 years of age or older, have a Tennessee High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma, or you have not taken the ACT within the last 3 years, you will be required to take the COMPASS placement test.
  • If you are under 21 years of age, ACT scores are required. A copy of your ACT score report should be submitted to the RSCC Admissions Office.
  • If you are transferring from another college and have successfully completed college-level English, Math and certain lecture courses, you may be exempt from testing in certain areas, or you may be exempt from the entire COMPASS placement test.

1. Prior To Your Test Date

  • You must have your application for admission to RSCC on file with the Admissions Office.
  • You must have all previous college transcripts sent to, received and processed by the Records Office.
  • Reservations for the test should be made by calling the Roane State campus on which you plan to test, see below for more information on registering for the COMPASS.

2. Register for the COMPASS Test

  • To register for the COMPASS Test, please contact the campus, listed below, most convenient for you.

3. On Your Test Date

  • You will receive a COMPASS Admission ticket on the day of the test.
  • Please note that testing begins at the stated times below. Late arrivals may be denied testing until another scheduled test date.
  • The Testing Center will provide calculators for testing.
  • The COMPASS test is a computer adaptive test and the results will be used to determine if Learning Support classes are required.
  • The test is untimed. Two (2) hours are usually sufficient to complete all parts of the COMPASS.

4. After Your Test Date

  • Test scores will not be given out over the phone. Please contact Records should you need a copy of your COMPASS transcript.

Roane County Campus Testing Dates

Room T-203, 276 Patton Lane, Harriman, TN 37748
Register: Counseling - Harriman Campus, (865) 882-4546

Date Time
Monday, November 9, 2015 9:00 AM
Monday, November 16, 2015 1:30 PM
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 9:00 AM

Oak Ridge Campus Testing Dates

Room F-103, 701 Briarcliff Avenue, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Register: Counseling - Oak Ridge Campus, (865) 481-2000 ext. 2003

Date Time
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 1:30 PM
Friday, December 4, 2015 9:00 AM
1:30 PM

Campbell County Campus Testing Dates

201 Independence Lane, LaFollette, TN 37766
Register: (423) 562-7021

Date Time
Tuesday, December 1, 2015    9:00 AM
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 1:00 PM

Fentress County Campus Testing Dates

632 N. Main Street, Jamestown, TN  38556 
Register: (931) 752-8320

Fentress hours are in Central Time.

Date Time
TBD                                    TBD    

Cumberland County Campus Testing Dates

2567 Cook Road, Crossville, TN 38571
Register: (931) 456-9880

Cumberland hours are in Central Time.

Date Time
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 4:00 PM CT
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 9:00 AM CT

Loudon County Campus Testing Dates

100 West Broadway, Suite 131, Loudon, TN 37771
Register: (865) 986-1525

Date Time
Thursday, October 29, 2015 9:00 AM
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 1:00 PM

Morgan County Campus Testing Dates

150 Longview Drive, Wartburg, TN 37887
Register: (423) 346-8700

Date Time
Thursday, November 19, 2015 9:00 AM

Scott County Campus Testing Dates

410 W.H. Swain Boulevard, Huntsville, TN 37756
Register: (423) 663-3878

Date Time
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 10:00 AM
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 10:00 AM
Thursday, January 7, 2016 1:00 PM
Roane State Community College
276 Patton Lane
Harriman, TN 37748-5011

(865) 354-3000 or toll free 866-462-7722
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